James Orford is currently the Organist in Residence at Westminster Cathedral.
James has previously held organ scholarships at St Paul's Cathedral, King's College, London, the Royal Hospital Chelsea, and Truro Cathedral. He recently obtained a distinction in his Master's degree at the Royal Academy of Music, where he was a Bicentenary Scholarship holder.
He is a regular performer, both as a soloist and an accompanist, and has appeared on broadcasts and recordings, as well as in a number of concert halls and cathedrals in the UK and abroad.
A pianist as well, James has won several Accompanist prizes and regularly performs alongside both instrumentalists and singers.